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At Beyel Brothers, we’re dedicated to excellence in crane operations, rigging, heavy haulage, and marine transport. Our mission is to lead with humility, drive, and social smarts, attracting talented individuals to join our team. With a focus on safety, efficiency, and client satisfaction, we strive to set industry standards and build lasting relationships. Join us in a dynamic environment where every team member has the opportunity to thrive and make a difference.

Immediate openings. Must have at minimum US Coast Guard License 1600 GT Mate upon Oceans, with Mate of Towing Vessels endorsement. Responsible for assisting the Captain in towing, docking and undocking of barges and other vessels, from port to port. Supervises the crew when the Captain is off watch with the operation of the vessel.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists the Captain and maintains the crew in matters of safety, seamanship, maintenance, navigation, and all other job-related skills.
  • Responsible for the safety of the vessel and crew while underway, as well as being responsible for the safe movement and navigation of the vessel and their tows.
  • Steers, operates, pushes, and pulls barges as directed by the Captain to help reach destinations and/or berths.
  • Operates winches, engines, generators, and electrical systems along with wheel house navigational electronics and devices.
  • Maintains a healthy work environment with the crew, and the personal health of crews, to safely and effectively perform their jobs.
  • Maintains a constant accurate vessel official log.
  • Physical duties may consist of working with heavy chain bridles, pennants, and the securing of cargo and gear.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to deal with intermittently high stress, due to job related situation and supervisory requirements.
  • Must have high precision, to perform movements required to complete jobs safely without injury or damage.
  • Possess quality people skills, must supervise and live with 6-7 other crew members.
  • High dexterity required to safety operate tug and tow.
  • Knowledge of mechanical machinery, rigging, and movements.
  • Minimum Requirements:

Necessary experience is dependent upon the individual, but a minimum of 2 years sea-going experience on towing vessels. Current radar observer endorsement, FCC marine radiotelephone operator permit, and STCW 2010 required. Excellent pay and benefits.

Beyel Brothers Inc. is proud to be an EOE/Drug Free Workplace.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift

Ability to Relocate:

  • Merritt Island, FL 32952: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

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